|Turkish Airlines launched their new 5 times weekly service....|
|.... from Istanbul with the aircraft receiving a water cannon welcome!|
|The first flight was operated by Airbus A321-231 TC-JRE....|
|.... which parked on Terminal 1 stand 58|
|Paul Kehoe, CEO of BHX, and the Mayor of Solihull|
welcomed a delegation from Turkish Airlines....
|.... who were greeted by a large party from both the Turkish|
and local media including no less than 4 TV film crews!!
|Paul Kehoe, CEO of BHX, welcomes Candan Karlitekin, Chairman of|
Turkish Airlines who travelled on the flight to Birmingham....
|.... while Airbus A321-231 TC-JRE departed back to Istanbul|
|Thanks to Fran and all the team from BHX for |
organising a fantastic launch for Turkish Airlines
|The Turkish Airlines check in area|
|Monday 12 December 2008|